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Finding Aid to the Union WAGE (Women's Alliance To Gain Equality) Records, 1971-1982
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Series I:  Executive Minutes and Correspondence, 1974-1981

Scope and Contents

Union WAGE constitutions 1974-1979; constitutional referendum, 1979; Executive Board minutes, 1972-81; Executive Board correspondence, 1974-1981; Executive Board election results, 1980.
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Constitutions 1974-1979

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Constitutions 1976-1977

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Constitutional Referendum 1979

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Executive Board Minutes 1972-1973

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Executive Board Minutes 1975

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Executive Board Minutes 1976

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Executive Board Minutes 1977

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Executive Board Minutes 1978

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Executive Board Minutes 1979

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Executive Board Minutes 1980

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Executive Board Minutes 1981

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Executive Board Correspondence 1974

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Executive Board Correspondence 1975

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Executive Board Correspondence 1976

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Executive Board Correspondence 1977

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Executive Board Correspondence 1978

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Executive Board Correspondence 1978

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Executive Board Correspondence 1979

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Executive Board Correspondence 1980

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Executive Board Correspondence 1981

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Executive Board Correspondence 1981

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Executive Board Election Results 1980

 

Series II:  Conventions and Conferences, 1976-1981

Scope and Contents

Convention documents, announcements, and ephemera, 1976-1977, 1979, 1981; conference programs and ephemera, 1979-1980.
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Convention 1976

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Convention 1977

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Convention 1979

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Convention 1981

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"Organize" Conference 1975

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"Troublemaker" Conference 1980

 

Series III:  Membership Minutes and General Correspondence, 1971-1980

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous materials from Union WAGE's first year, 1971; general meeting minutes and questionnaire, 1978; attendance sheets, 1971-1975; general meeting minutes, 1974; educational committee correspondence, 1973-1974; general correspondence, 1972-1980.
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Misc. Clippings, Letters, and Flyers 1971

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General Membership Meeting 1974

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General Membership Meeting 1978

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Attendance Sheets 1971-1975

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Educational Committee Correspondence 1973-1974

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General Correspondence 1972

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General Correspondence 1973

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General Correspondence 1973

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General Correspondence 1974

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General Correspondence 1974

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General Correspondence 1975

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General Correspondence 1975

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General Correspondence 1975

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General Correspondence 1975

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General Correspondence 1976

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General Correspondence 1976

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General Correspondence 1976

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General Correspondence 1976

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General Correspondence 1977

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General Correspondence 1977

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General Correspondence 1977

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General Correspondence 1978

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General Correspondence 1978

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General Correspondence 1978

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General Correspondence 1978

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General Correspondence 1978

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General Correspondence 1979

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General Correspondence 1979

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General Correspondence 1980

 

Series IV:  Subject Files, 1974-1982

Scope and Contents

Background materials covering issues of importance to women, arranged in alphabetical order, including information on other feminist groups, the women's movement internationally, legal cases involving the civil rights of workers (Clara Fraser, 1980) and parents (Kamalla Miller, 1980), and ephemera from Union WAGE events.
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Abortion 1979-1982

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ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project 1978

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Affirmative Action in Education 1974, 1980

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Apprenticeship 1975-1976, 1978-1979

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Back Care Article undated

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Battered Women (Incl. Joanne Littlebird) 1979

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Bay Area Defense Committee For Battered Women 1979-1980

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Busing 1979

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Chicana Issues Conference 1980

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Child and Parent Action 1974

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Clerical Workers 1979-1981

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Coalition for Equal Rights 1972-1973

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Coalition of Labor Union Women (C.L.U.W.) undated

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Cornell Tradeunion Women Studies 1973-1974, 1978

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Cuban Periodicals Lawsuit 1981

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Disabled undated

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the Draft/War undated

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El Salvador 1980

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E.E.O.C. Monitoring 1978-1979

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Fair Employment Practice Commission Guidelines 1974-1975

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The Family 1978

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Feminist History Research Project, Venice, Calif. 1973

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Clara Fraser Case (Freedom Socialist Party Leader) 1980

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Health and Safety 1973, 1976-1980

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Health Services 1979-1980

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Infant Mortality 1979

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International Women's Day Curricular Materials 1975

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Jarvis-Gann Initiative 1978

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Leaflets undated

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Legislation 1975, 1979, 1981

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Mental Health 1978

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Microfilming 1973-1976

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Kamalla Miller (child Custody Fight) 1980

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National Commission on Working Women (NCWW) 1978

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Native American Women 1980

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Neighborhood Arts Benefit 1975

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Network for Economic Rights and Legislative Info 1972

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New Ways to Work undated

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9 to 5, and Other New England Groups 1974-1977

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Open Studio Television 1973

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Older Women 1977

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Organized Working Women, Canada 1979

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Parental Leave 1974, 1979

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Pensions 1980

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Pornography 1980

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Pregnancy/disability 1971-1973, 1980-1981

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Prostitution 1980

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Rape Bill 1974-1975, 1979

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Reproductive Rights 1979

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Reproductive Rights National Network 1980-1981

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San Francisco Women's Uni 1974

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Sexual Harassment on the Job 1977-1980

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Sterilization 1980

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Sweden 1977-1979

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Temporary Workers 1974-1975, 1979-1980

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Video Display Terminals and Cathode Ray Tubes 1979-1982

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Violence 1980 & undated

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Vocational Education 1977

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Welfare 1972, 1974

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Women in Blue Collar/Nontraditional Jobs 1975-1976, 1979

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Women in Electronics undated

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Women for Racial and Economic Equality (WREE) 1975-76, 1978, 1980

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Misc. Information on Women Internationally 1979

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Women Office Workers (WOW), New York, N.Y. 1979

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Women Organized for Employment 1973-1974, 1979-1980

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Women and Technology 1981

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Women and Trade Unions in Four European Countries 1977

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Working Women's Center, Australia 1977, 1980

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Working Women, France 1976-1979

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Working Women, Great Britain 1979

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Working Women Organization 1973-1974, 1977-1978

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Working Women's Program Conference, Midwest Acad. 1976

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Working Women - statistics 1976, 1978-1979, 1981

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Working Women Unite, Canada 1980

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World Conference of the UN Decade for Women 1980

 

Series V:  Office Files for Newspaper and Fund Appeals, 1974-1981

Scope and Contents

This series contains newspaper and pamphlet copyrights, 1974-1975, 1981; newspaper correspondence, 1976-1979, 1981; the suppressed issue of the newspaper, 1973; Judith Day cartoons, 1978-1979; office use and upkeep files, job descriptions, and a membership survey, undated; financial reports, 1974-1980; fund appeals and receipts, 1976-1981.
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Newspaper and Pamphlet Copyrights 1974-1975, 1981

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Newspaper Correspondence 1976-1978

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Newspaper Correspondence 1979

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Newspaper-new Pages Press 1981

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Newspaper-suppressed Issue 1973

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Office Use and Upkeep 1979

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Staff Job Descriptions 1979-1980

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Survey undated

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Financial Reports 1974-1980

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Fund Appeal 1976

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Fund Appeal 1977

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Fund Appeal 1978

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Fund Appeal 1979

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Fund Appeal 1980

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Fund Appeal 1981

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Fundraising Receipts undated

 

Series VI:  Publicity, 1971-1982

Scope and Contents

Newsclippings which mention Union WAGE, individual members, or Union WAGE events, 1971-1982.
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Promotion 1977-1978

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Publicity 1971

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Publicity 1972

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Publicity 1973

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Publicity 1974-1976

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Publicity 1977

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Publicity 1978-1979

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Publicity 1980-1982

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Publicity, Misc. undated

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Misc. Reviews of Union Wage Publications, Etc. undated

 

Series VII:  Benefits, 1976-1982

Scope and Contents

Reviews, financial arrangements, publicity, and ephemera of several Union WAGE benefits, 1976-82.
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Mime Troupe Benefit -- "The Independent Female" 1976

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Benefit-"With Babies and Banners" 1978

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Benefit-"With Babies and Banners," Finances 1978

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Benefit-"Working for Your Life" 1979

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Benefit-"Talkin' Union" 1979

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Benefit-"A Portrait of Teresa" 1979-1980

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Benefit-"Silkwood" 1981-1982

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How to Produce an Event undated

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Film/Theater Information 1981

 

Series VIII:  Interchapter Newsletters and Individual Chapters, 1974-1980

Scope and Contents

Interchapter newsletters, 1-10, including original pasteups, 1978; minutes and correspondence with Union WAGE chapters, Arkansas, 1978; Boston, Mass., 1977-1978; East Bay Area, Calif., 1976-1980; Eugene, Ore., 1978-1979; Indiana, 1975, 1977-1980; Los Angeles, Calif., 1978-1979; Mid Peninsula, Calif., 1976-1978; New York, N.Y., 1977-1979; Philadelphia, Penn., 1977-1978; Portland, Ore., 1978; Redding, Calif., 1977; San Francisco, Calif., 1975, 1978-1979; San Jose, Calif., 1974-1975, 1977-1978; Seattle, Wash., 1977-1978.
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Interchapter Newsletters, 1-5, 7-10 1978

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Interchapter Newsletters, 1, 3-10, and Pasteups 1978

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Arkansas 1978

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Boston, Mass. Chapter 1977-1978

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East Bay Area, Calif. Chapter 1976

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East Bay Area, Calif. Chapter 1977

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East Bay Area, Calif. Chapter 1977

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East Bay Area, Calif. Chapter 1978-1980

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Eugene, Ore. Chapter 1978-1979

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Indiana Chapter 1975, 1977-1980

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Los Angeles, Calif. Chapter 1978-1979

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Mid-peninsula, Calif. Chapter 1976-1978

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New York, N.Y. Chapter 1977-1979

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Philadelphia, Penn. Chapter 1977-1978

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Portland, Ore. Chapter 1978

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Redding, Calif. Chapter 1977

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San Francisco, Calif. Chapter 1975

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San Francisco, Calif. Chapter 1978

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San Francisco, Calif. Chapter 1978

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San Francisco, Calif. Chapter 1979

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San Jose, Calif. Chapter 1974-1975, 1977-1978

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Seattle, Wash. Chapter 1977-1978

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Misc. Areas 1977-1978

 

Series IX:  California Industrial Welfare Commission and Protective Legislation, 1971-1981

Scope and Contents

California Industrial Welfare Commission background information and ephemera, 1971, 1973-1976, 1979-1981; an issue of Union WAGE newspaper on IWC orders for the canning industry, 1976; IWC orders regarding the trucking, public housekeeping, and household workers industries, including records from the wage board which Joyce Maupin served on, 1976; Seattle IWC, 1975-1976; minimum wage demonstrations, 1978; IWC leaflet paste-ups, undated; testimony of Union WAGE members before the IWC, 1976; court injunction against IWC orders, 1980; IWC legislative hearings, 1980; Coalition for Workers' Rights ephemera, 1975-1977; Union WAGE amicus brief regarding IWC orders for household workers, 1971-1973; California Occupational Safety and Health Act, 1973.
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Industrial Welfare Commission 1970-1971

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1973

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1974

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1975

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1975

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1976

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1979-1980

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Industrial Welfare Commission 1981

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Canning, Freezing, Preserving (I.W.C. Order 3) 1976

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Public Housekeeping (I.W.C. Order 5) 1976

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Trucking/transportation Industry (I.W.C. Order 9) 1976

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Household Workers (I.W.C.Order 15) 1976

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Seattle Protective Laws 1975-1976

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I.W.C. Minimum Wage Demonstration and Wageboards 1978

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Pamphlet Layout undated

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Testimony Before I.W.C. 1976

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Intervention in I.W.C. Injunction 1980

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I.W.C. Legislative Hearings 1980

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Newspaper Clippings on I.W.C., Minimum Wage 1976

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Coalition for Workers Rights 1975

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Coalition for Workers Rights 1976

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Coalition for Workers Rights Endorsements 1976

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Coalition for Workers Rights, I.W.C. Leaflets 1976

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Coalition for Workers Rights, Misc. Flyers 1977

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Brief-homemakers 1971-1973

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California Occupational Safety and Health Act 1973

 

Series X:  Union WAGE Newspaper, 1971-1982

Scope and Content

A complete set of the Union WAGE newspaper, including the organization's first newsletters.